CyberCoders Releases the Top 10 Most In-Demand Jobs & Salaries in Construction

IRVINE, Calif.--()--CyberCoders, a leading worldwide recruiting firm, reveals the top 10 hottest jobs and salaries in the construction industry. With aggressive year-over-year growth in the sector, demand for talented workers in a variety of positions continues to rise. Coming in as the most in-demand position is Estimator with an average salary of $99,435, followed by Senior Construction Superintendent with an average salary of $132,258, and Civil Engineer with an average salary of $92,800.

“Our data shows that top construction roles like Estimator and Senior Construction Superintendent have seen a 6% growth in demand year-over-year. With the continued increase in new housing and construction, we can expect to see this high demand continue to rise,” says President of CyberCoders, Shane Lamb.

Title     Salary Average     % Growth Increase
Estimator     $99,435     6.86%
Senior Construction Superintendent     $132,258     6.66%
Civil Engineer     $92,800     6.22%
Chief Estimator     $124,004     5.49%
Mechanical Engineer     $94,417     4.94%
Superintendent     $102,823     4.54%
Project Manager     $100,063     4.52%
Structural Engineer     $89,089     3.57%
Assistant Superintendent     $78,801     3.57%
Electrical Engineer     $90,457     3.03%

The top 10 hottest jobs and salaries list was comprised by analyzing over 400,000 data points from CyberCoders placement and jobs data from 2014-2017.

“This data is unique in that it comes directly from the CyberCoders database of job placements from the last 4 years, a period when construction was booming in the United States, and one that continues to grow in 2018,” continues Lamb.

About CyberCoders

Founded in 1999, CyberCoders is built on a success-oriented culture. CyberCoders recruits professionals for all types of jobs including engineering, technology, construction, sales, executive, financial, accounting, and marketing positions across all industries. With a team of more than 300 recruiters and thousands of job openings, CyberCoders is the premier leader in recruiting. For more information, visit

About On Assignment

On Assignment, Inc. (NYSE: ASGN), is one of the foremost providers of in-demand, highly skilled professionals in the technology, digital, creative, healthcare technology, and life sciences sectors. Our companies go beyond simply matching resumes with open jobs; they focus on matching talented people who have the right level of experience with jobs where they can contribute and grow their careers.

We manage best of breed companies and help them grow and succeed. Thanks to our companies’ achievements, we are viewed as best in class across multiple industries and have built an outstanding reputation of excellence over the past 30 years.

Based in Calabasas, California, On Assignment was founded in 1985. Since our IPO in 1992, the company has grown steadily, with multiple offices throughout the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, and Europe. To learn more, visit


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CyberCoders, a leading worldwide recruiting firm, reveals the top hottest jobs and salaries in the construction industry.

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